Sample Information

7.5
0.035 9999 No algae Colourless

1d;14;33

Your dataset indicates that this waterbody has a poor ecological status.
These values are expected to vary throughout the year as a result of weather patterns and changes in land use. Please help us to better understand this ecosystem by continuing to make measurements.
Geo coordinates of Local Area:
Latitude min and max: 51.56291870424 : 52.16291870424
Longitude min and max: -1.9382677853107 : -1.3382677853107
Average measurements from citizen scientists in your area:
Sample in the same area: 1402
Average Phosphate concentration (mg/L): 0.14 ± 0.24. Your measurement: 0.035 mg/L
Average Nitrate concentration (mg/L): 5.2 ± 3.8. Your measurement: 7.5 mg/L
Average Turbidity (NTU): 28 ± 53. Your measurement: NTU

 

 


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Littlestock Brook tributary south of Bruern Grange Farm, downstream of the road culvert

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richard_1
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 16:03
General Information
English
Manually add latitude/longitude: 
no
Total number of participants : 
1.00
Device used: 
Web Site
Ecological
Freshwater body type: 
Stream
What is the land use in the immediate surroundings?: 
Agriculture
What is the bank vegetation? (select all that apply): 
Trees/shrubs
Is there any of the following on the water surface?: 
None
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply): 
Urban/Road discharge
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply): 
Other
Private water supply fed by spring upstream
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply): 
None
Hydrological
Estimate the water flow: 
Slow
Estimate the water level: 
Low
Chemical
Nitrate: 
5-10
Phosphate: 
0.02-0.05
Optical
Estimate the water colour: 
Colourless
Sample for group: 
Wild Oxfordshire and the Evenlode Catchment Partnership
Group question: 
Is the algae...
Are there any pollution sources in the immediate surroundings? (select all that apply)
Can you see evidence of the following water uses? (select all that apply)
What aquatic life is there evidence of? (select all that apply)
Estimate the water flow
Estimate the water level
Water Quality – Secchi Tube (Turbidity).